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Conference Organizers

Chair of the 1st World Sustainability Forum

Prof. Dr. Marc A. Rosen,
University of Ontario
Institute of Technology (North Oshawa, Canada)
Editor-in-Chief of the Journal Sustainability

 

Preliminary List of Sessions and Session Chairs

A: Environmental Sustainability

Dr. Judy Tisdall,
Department of Agricultural Sciences, La Trobe University (Melbourne, Australia)

Prof. Paul Phillips,
University of Northampton (Northampton, United Kingdom)

Prof. Dr. Alexandra Drizo
PhosphoReduc LLC, University of Vermont (Burlington, United States)

Dr. Timothy R. Green

Agriculture Research Service (Washington, United States)
 

B: Economical Sustainability

Prof. Dr. Sanjai Bhagat
Leeds School of Business, University of Colorado (Boulder, United States)

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Gürkan Kumbaroglu
RWTH Aachen University (Aachen, Germany)


C: Social Sustainability 



D: Renewable Energy Self-Sufficiency

Prof. Christopher Koroneos
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Thessaloniki, Greece)


E: Energy Return-on-Investment

Prof. Dr. Charles A.S. Hall
State University of New York (Syracuse, United States)

Prof. Dr. Jesus Martinez-Frias
Centro de Astrobiologia, CSIC-INTA (Madrid, Spain)


F: Governance & Sustainability

Prof. Dr. Terence J. Centner
University of Georgia (Athens, United States)


G: Sustainability Assessment and Policies



H: Remote Sensing for Sustainable Management of Land and Biodiversity

Prof. Dr. Michael J. Falkowski
Michigan Technological University (Houghton, United States)

Dr. Alistair Smith
University of Idaho (Moscow, United States)          

Dr. Duccio Rocchini
Edmund Mach Foundation, IASMA Research and Innovation Centre (S. Michele all'Adige, Italy)


I: General and Related topics
           

 

Contacts 

Dr. Shu-Kun Lin
Executive Chairman, WSF-2011
MDPI AG, Postfach, CH-4005 Basel, Switzerland
E-mail: lin@mdpi.com
Tel. +41 61 683 77 34

Mr. Thomas Schurter
IT Support, WSF-2011
MDPI AG, Postfach, CH-4005 Basel, Switzerland
E-mail: schurter@mdpi.com
Tel. +41 61 683 77 34

Dr. José Monteiro
Proceedings publication, WSF-2011
MDPI AG, Postfach, CH-4005 Basel, Switzerland
E-mail: monteiro@mdpi.com
Tel. +41 61 683 77 34

Mr. Julien Comat
Accounting, WSF-2011
MDPI AG, Postfach, CH-4005 Basel, Switzerland
E-mail: comat@mdpi.com
Tel. +41 61 683 77 34 

Scientific Advisory Committee 

Prof. Dr. Devrim Akca, Isik University (Istanbul, Turkey)

Prof. Dr. Walid El Ansari, University of Gloucestershire (Gloucester, United Kingdom)

Prof. Dr. Sanjai Bhagat, Leeds School of Business, University of Colorado (Boulder, United States)

Prof. Dr. Terence J. Centner, University of Georgia (Athens, United States)

Prof. Dr. John W. Crawford,
Judith and David Coffey Chair in Sustainable Agriculture, University of Sydney (Sydney, Australia)

Prof. Dr. Alexandra Drizo, PhosphoReduc LLC, University of Vermont (Burlington, United States)

Prof. Dr. Michael J. Falkowski, Michigan Technological University (Houghton, United States)

Prof. Dr. Matthias Finkbeiner, Chair of Sustainable Engineering, Technical University Berlin (Berlin, Germany)

Dr. Timothy R. Green, Agriculture Research Service (Washington, United States)

Mr. Sascha Grimmer, University of Basel (Basel, Switzerland)

Prof. Dr. Charles A.S. Hall, State University of New York (Syracuse, United States)

Dr. Rainer Hofmann, Lincoln University (Lincoln, New Zealand)

Dr. Rodney Keenan, Victorian Centre for Climate Change Adaptation Research, University of Melbourne (Melbourne, Australia)

Prof. Dr. Robert W. Marans, Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan (Ann Arbor, United States)

Dr. Clelia Marti, Centre for Water Research, University of Western Australia (Perth,  Australia)

Dr. Andrew McGonigle, Department of Geography, University of Sheffield (Sheffield, United Kingdom)

Prof. Dr. Daniel M. Kammen, Professor of Energy at the University of California, Berkeley (Berkeley, United States)

Prof. Christopher Koroneos, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Thessaloniki, Greece)

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Gürkan Kumbaroglu, RWTH Aachen University (Aachen, Germany)

Prof. Dr. Jesus Martinez-Frias, Centro de Astrobiologia, CSIC-INTA (Madrid, Spain) 

Dr. José Monteiro, University of Basel (Basel, Switzerland)

Prof. Paul Phillips, University of Northampton (Northampton, United Kingdom)

Dr. Dale A. Quattrochi, Senior Research Scientist, NASA (Huntsville, United States) 

Dr. Duccio Rocchini, Edmund Mach Foundation,  IASMA Research and Innovation Centre (S. Michele all'Adige, Italy)

Prof. Dr. Marc A. Rosen, University of Ontario (North Oshawa, Canada)

Prof. Dr. Jean-Claude Ruel, Université Laval (Québec City, Canada)

Dr. Alistair Smith, University of Idaho (Moscow, United States)

Prof. Dr. Thomas J. Straka, Clemson University (Clemson, United States)

Dr. Salvatore Stramondo, Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia (Rome, Italy)

Dr. Judy Tisdall, Department of Agricultural Sciences, La Trobe University (Melbourne, Australia)

Prof. Dr. John Parm Ulhøi, Aarhus University (Aarhus, Denmark)

Dr. Frank Witlox, Professor of Economic Geography, Ghent University (Ghent, Belgium) 

Organizing Committee

Dr. Shu-Kun Lin (Basel, Switzerland)
Dr. Brietta Pike (Basel, Switzerland)
Dr. José Monteiro (Basel, Switzerland)
Mr. Sascha Grimmer (Basel, Switzerland)
Mr. Thomas Schurter (Basel, Switzerland) 

 

 

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